Forms Of Sin; Or A Manual Of Self-examination, With Scripture Readings Or Meditations

Paperback | February 9, 2012

byEdgar Dyke Whitmarsh

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1871 Excerpt: ... ERRATA. Page 32, note, for " trapainirTti n read " 7rapct7ri7rrto." Page 67, last line, insert figure "2 " at end. Page 68, line 3 from bottom,/or" 1 Samuel" read " 2 Samuel." Page 69, line 22, for " Psalm iv." read " Psalm xiv." Page 72, line 3 from bottom, for " 6 " read " 5." Page 87, line 3 from bottom, delete " 6." Page 93, line 5, for " 20-24," read " 18, 19, 23, 24." Page 95, last line, for " 1 " read " 2." Page 96, line 15, insert " 14 " after " 12." Page 111, line 6, for " Numb. xxii. 21 "read " Numb. xxii. xxiv."; line 8, for " Jude xi." read" Jude 11." Page 120, line 6 from bottom, delete " natural." Page 126, line 9, insert figure " 3 " at end. Page 135, line 6 from bottom insert quotation marks at end. Page 155, lines 5 and 6 from bottom, the references should read " S. Matt. xxvi. 26-29, S. Mark xiv. 22-25, S. Luke xxii. 19, 20." INTRODUCTION. HAT is sin? This, I need not say, is a question of great importance; and I shall try to answer it in such a manner as, while it will be intelligible to the generality of the uneducated, may, perhaps, be suggestive of further study to those who have higher intellectual opportunities. The two principal words for sin in the Old Testament Hebrew1 and the New Testament Greek8 mean " to miss a mark." They may be illustrated by a quotation taken from Homer, who says,--" Now again will I try with my spear whether I can hit the mark. Thou hast erred (or, sinned), thou hast not reached thine aim." The following (on pages 2 to 80) are scriptural wan passages in which these two words (in some shape) occur, and in all may be traced the idea of " missing a mark." "But the men of Sodom were wicked and sinners before the Lord exceedingly."--Gen. xiii. 13. "And God said unto him in a dream, Tea, I know that thou didst th...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1871 Excerpt: ... ERRATA. Page 32, note, for " trapainirTti n read " 7rapct7ri7rrto." Page 67, last line, insert figure "2 " at end. Page 68, line...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:28 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.06 inPublished:February 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217477925

ISBN - 13:9780217477925

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